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What's on in Glasgow

Welcome to What's on Glasgow, we pride ourselves on keeping you up to date on events in Glasgow taking place throughout the year, from the latest theatre events and live music performances to local activities and fantastic attractions!

Popular events in Glasgow

You'll find the most popular Glasgow events on the website right now, right here!

Summer Nights at the Bandstand

Summer Nights at the Bandstand

27th July 2022 - 13th August 2022

The Summer Nights at the Bandstand festival returns to Kelvingrove Park for a seventh year with 13 nights of live music from of Van Morrison, The Waterboys, Pixies and many more!

FREE Open Air Cinema at QPA

FREE Open Air Cinema at QPA

30th May 2022 - 29th August 2022

Open-air cinema returns to Queen's Park Arena this summer with a selection of 'Cults & Classics' themed films including The Big Lebowski, Pulp Fiction and Big Trouble in Little China!

UP Festival

UP Festival

26th June 2022

Don't miss a night of unforgettable entertainment in the open air at Glasgow's iconic Kelvingrove Bandstand courtesy of Ed Byrne, Milton Jones, Fern Brady and Larry Dean!

Festival Village: Merchant City

Festival Village: Merchant City

14th May 2022 - 30th September 2022

The City Centre beer garden, Festival Village: Merchant City, is back and better than ever for summer with a new menu, fresh look and all-new boozy slushies!

Featured events in Glasgow

There are thousands of events in Glasgow every month, here we've hand-picked a few you should definitely pay attention to!

Tom Robinson

Tom Robinson

20th May 2022

Veteran broadcaster and songwriter Tom Robinson will bring his 'Glad To Be Back Tour' to King Tut's Glasgow on Friday 20th May 2022!

Miles Kane

Miles Kane

20th May 2022

Miles Kane is heading out on tour with his latest album, Change The Show, don't miss him live at the O2 Academy Glasgow on 20th May with support from Brooke Combe!

Simon Amstell: Spirit Hole

Simon Amstell: Spirit Hole

20th May 2022

Enjoy a night of unprecedented joy and laughter when Simon Amstell brings his stand up tour 'Spirit Hole' to Tramway on Friday 20th May!

RuPaul’s Drag Race

RuPaul’s Drag Race

20th May 2022

The biggest drag show in the world, RuPaul’s Drag Race: Werq The World, is coming to The SSE Hydro, Glasgow on Friday 20th May 2022!

Hottest Tickets in Town

From theatre shows to gigs, snap up tickets to the most popular events in town, here's a small selection of what's trending this week!

Summer Nights at the Bandstand

Summer Nights at the Bandstand

27th July 2022 - 13th August 2022

The Summer Nights at the Bandstand festival returns to Kelvingrove Park for a seventh year with 13 nights of live music from of Van Morrison, The Waterboys, Pixies and many more!
Read more

A Play, A Pie and A Pint Spring Season

A Play, A Pie and A Pint Spring Season

14th February 2022 - 2nd July 2022

Adam and Eve, an Acid Bath Killer, political polarisation, a mysterious cult AND a Doric jukebox musical are just some of the features of A Play, A Pie and A Pint's fabulous Spring programme!
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2022 UCI BMX Racing World Cup

2022 UCI BMX Racing World Cup

28th May 2022 - 29th May 2022

The UCI BMX Racing World Cup is one of the newest and most exciting international cycling events out there and this May it will be taking place on home soil in Glasgow!
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New Events in Glasgow

You'll find all the latest Glasgow events that have been added to the website right here!

Priscilla Block

Priscilla Block

22nd August 2022

Priscilla Block has announced a UK tour in support of her debut album 'Welcome To The Block Party', catch her live at King Tut's Glasgow on Monday 22nd August!
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Lauran Hibberd

Lauran Hibberd

19th September 2022

Don't miss the queen of slacker-pop anthems, Lauran Hibberd, as she celebrates the release of 'Garageband Superstars' with a gig at King Tut's Glasgow on 19th September!
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Calum Bowie

Calum Bowie

25th August 2022

Singer-songwriter Calum Bowie is well on his way to becoming a household name and is certainly not one to miss in 2022... catch him live at King Tut's Glasgow on 25th August!
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Latest Glasgow News

The craziest bingo night in town returns to Glasgow for the Jubilee weekend!

The craziest bingo night in town returns to Glasgow for the Jubilee weekend!

To help the Bank Holiday celebrations get into the fullest and wildest of swings, the award-winning Bongo's Bingo has got two Jubilee dates in Glasgow at SWG3!
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Revamped BHF Glasgow store ready for Reuse Revolution

Revamped BHF Glasgow store ready for Reuse Revolution

Savvy shoppers in Glasgow are being urged to pay a visit to British Heart Foundation Scotland's revamped Union Street store this month, to find a new way to shop that doesn't cost the earth.
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New Glasgow event to fly the flag for Scottish tech industry

New Glasgow event to fly the flag for Scottish tech industry

An inspiring tech event will come to Glasgow for the first time this autumn, it has been announced.
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Full casting announced for Girl From The North Country at the Theatre Royal Glasgow

Full casting announced for Girl From The North Country at the Theatre Royal Glasgow

Theatre Royal, Glasgow is delighted to announce casting for the award-winning smash-hit production of Girl From The North Country which will be staged at the venue in autumn!
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Festivals in Glasgow

From music to film, comedy to books, family to the arts there's a wide range of cultural festivals being held throughout the year in Glasgow!

Scotlands Gardens Scheme

Scotlands Gardens Scheme

1st Mar 2022 - 31st Dec 2022
Nationwide

Explore large and small gardens of horticultural interest throughout Scotland thanks to Scotland's Gardens Scheme!
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Aye Write!

Aye Write!

6th May 2022 - 22nd May 2022
Glasgow City Centre

Aye Write! Glasgow's Book Festival is one of the leading literary festivals in the UK!
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Southside Fringe Festival

Southside Fringe Festival

14th May 2022 - 22nd May 2022
Glasgow South Side

Enjoy a fortnight of music, workshops and events south of the river Clyde when the Southside Fringe Festival returns in May 2022!
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Upcoming Theatre Events in Glasgow

Whether you prefer comedy or musicals, ballet or opera, our Glasgow theatre listings will have something to suit everyone!

RuPaul’s Drag Race

RuPaul’s Drag Race

20th May 2022

The biggest drag show in the world, RuPaul’s Drag Race: Werq The World, is coming to The SSE Hydro, Glasgow on Friday 20th May 2022!
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The White Chip - Rehearsed Reading

The White Chip - Rehearsed Reading

20th May 2022

The Necessary Space presents a rehearsed reading of The White Chip at the Tron Theatre on Friday 20th May.
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Punch with Johnny - Lynch V Ramensky

Punch with Johnny - Lynch V Ramensky

20th May 2022

Punch with Johnny - Lynch V Ramensky is an explosive new drama that premiered to critical acclaim at The Edinburgh Fringe, don't miss it at The Shed on Friday 20th May!
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Upcoming Family & Kids Events in Glasgow

Don't be stuck for things to do with the kids in Glasgow! We have something for everyone and every pocket...

Southside Wellbeing Festival

Southside Wellbeing Festival

20th May 2022 - 22nd May 2022
Glasgow South Side

The first ever Southside Wellbeing Festival is being held between the 20th and 22nd May, showcasing the amazing wellbeing services, products and events that happen across the Southside!
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Holmwood House Guided Tour

Holmwood House Guided Tour

20th May 2022

Join one of these new guided tours and learn more about the story of how Alexander Greek Thomson created his masterpiece of creativity and design at Holmwood at the end of the 19th century!
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R-CADE Retro Gaming Sessions

R-CADE Retro Gaming Sessions

20th May 2022

It's time to get your game on! R-CADE is back open every Friday, Saturday and Sunday for all your retro gaming needs!
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Upcoming Music Events in Glasgow

Glasgow is renowned for it's live music scene, with a variety of venues catering for small intimate gigs to huge arenas hosting the biggest names!

Tom Robinson

Tom Robinson

20th May 2022

Veteran broadcaster and songwriter Tom Robinson will bring his 'Glad To Be Back Tour' to King Tut's Glasgow on Friday 20th May 2022!
Read more

Miles Kane

Miles Kane

20th May 2022

Miles Kane is heading out on tour with his latest album, Change The Show, don't miss him live at the O2 Academy Glasgow on 20th May with support from Brooke Combe!
Read more

Shambolics

Shambolics

20th May 2022

Fresh from the King Tut's stage at TRNSMT, Kirkcaldy's Shambolics have announced a headline show at SWG3 Glasgow on Friday 20th May!
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Activities in Glasgow

Step away from the TV remote, choose one or more from our activities selection, and get out of the house to discover new skills, sports and more!

Slimming World Eastwood with Jackie Anderson

Slimming World Eastwood with Jackie Anderson

Slimming World's Food Optimising Plan is not like any other weight loss plan as there is no weighing, no counting, no measuring. Its the most generous...

Resident Gaming Cafe

Resident Gaming Cafe

Resident Gaming Café is a Trading card Café. We stock all major trading cards and sleeves. We will be holding events and tournaments in the future....

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Attractions in Glasgow

Glasgow and the surrounding areas have a great mix of sightseeing attractions. If you are looking for a fun family day out or a trip with friends, then look no further!

Platform Glasgow

Platform Glasgow

Platform is the arts centre at the heart of The Bridge, located in Easterhouse, offering a year-round programme of cutting edge performance, music, visual arts and participation.

Take Me Somewhere

Take Me Somewhere

Take Me Somewhere is Glasgow's festival of contemporary international performance, building on the legacy of the Arches arts venue following its closure in 2015.

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Eating & Drinking in Glasgow

Eating out in Glasgow is a joy, with a range of restaurants and cafes on offer and there's a wide selection of places to enjoy a quiet pint or a cheeky cocktail.

Moskito Bar & Kitchen

Moskito Bar & Kitchen

Moskito is a late night bar in the heart of the city centre serving up epic drinks, good music and small fushion plates seven days a week!

Hutchesons City Grill

Hutchesons City Grill

This iconic Grade A-listed building on Ingram Street is home to an exciting three floor dining destination, providing the best of Scottish food and drink with outstanding service, and character.

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Popular Events

Summer Nights at the Bandstand
The Summer Nights at the Bandstand festival returns to Kelvingrove Park for a seventh year with 13 nights of live music from of Van Morrison, The Waterboys, Pixies and many more!
FREE Open Air Cinema at QPA
Open-air cinema returns to Queen's Park Arena this summer with a selection of 'Cults & Classics' themed films including The Big Lebowski, Pulp Fiction and Big Trouble in Little China!
UP Festival
Don't miss a night of unforgettable entertainment in the open air at Glasgow's iconic Kelvingrove Bandstand courtesy of Ed Byrne, Milton Jones, Fern Brady and Larry Dean!
Festival Village: Merchant City
The City Centre beer garden, Festival Village: Merchant City, is back and better than ever for summer with a new menu, fresh look and all-new boozy slushies!
A Play, A Pie and A Pint Spring Season
Adam and Eve, an Acid Bath Killer, political polarisation, a mysterious cult AND a Doric jukebox musical are just some of the features of A Play, A Pie and A Pint's fabulous Spring programme!

Popular Venues

Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum King's Theatre Glasgow King Tut's Wah Wah Hut O2 Academy Glasgow SEC Armadillo Theatre Royal Glasgow The Pavilion Theatre Glasgow The Glasgow Barrowland Ballroom The Glasgow Royal Concert Hall The OVO Hydro